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Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of HumanitySignature Theatre
Mar. 26 – Apr. 7 Heidi Thomas Writers’ Initiative work, a brutal and elegant exploration of the unifying virtue of art and what things are most worth saving when the world is collapsing.
Eliot ChangAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Mar 29 Now is your chance to experience Chang’s comedy live at AMP!
Alan Cumming: Legal ImmigrantStrathmore
Wed. Apr 24 The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.
Apr. 9 – 10 Classically trained violist Wil B. and violinist Kev Marcus are back with their distinctive multi-genre sound that is perfectly described as “classical boom.”
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra: Cosmic DepthStrathmore
Sun. Mar 31 From Maryland’s capital to the Music Center, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) shares memorable symphonic music in this afternoon program.
Grand Hotel, The MusicalSignature Theatre
Apr. 2 – May. 19 At the bustling Grand Hotel a series of eclectic guests and staff including a fading ballerina, a destitute baron, a wannabe-starlet typist, and an ailing bookkeeper collide in a non-stop musical toast to the high life.
Tinsley Ellis & Coco MontoyaAMP by Strathmore
Tue. Mar 26 Two of blues’ finest players share AMP’s stage.
Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton with members of the National PhilharmonicStrathmore
Sat. Apr 6 Fischer and her band return to Strathmore, this time for a fully orchestrated performance.
Antonio SánchezAMP by Strathmore
Thu. Apr 4 Drummer and composer Antonio Sánchez is riding the crest of a musical wave that began with his Golden Globe and BAFTA-nominated score for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).
Sun. Apr 14 Known as the king of the rant, Lewis Black uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin.
Amanda PalmerNational Theatre
Fri. Apr 5 Amanda Palmer (co-founder of the Dresden Dolls) comes to D.C. for a concert in support of her first solo album in more than six years
The Triplets of Belleville Cine-ConcertStrathmore
Thu. Apr 18 The animated French feature The Triplets of Belleville & Charest are back; with Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville, he recreates live the original score as the film itself is beamed onto the big screen.
National Symphony Orchestra: Debussy's La merThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 11 – 13
Chucho ValdésSixth & I
Sat. Apr 6
Direct Current: Phantom Limb Company: Falling OutThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 4 – 5
Evgeny Kissin, pianoStrathmore
Tue. May 21
Tastes of the MediterraneanFolger Theatre
Mar. 29 – 31
New York City Ballet: Works by Reisen, Balanchine & RobbinsThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 2 – 7
Direct Current: Du Yun with OK MissThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 5
Dénes VárjonThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Apr 13
Love's Labor's LostFolger Theatre
Apr. 30 – Jun. 9
Washington Performing Arts Gospel ChoirsStrathmore
Fri. Jun 7
Washington National Opera: FaustThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 27 – 30
Washington National Opera: Eugene OneginThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Mar 29